TITLE

NASA Assessments of Selected Large-Scale Projects

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;3/2/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) concerning the plans of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to invest billions in science and exploration space flight initiatives. The report indicates the challenges facing NASA in managing its large-scale projects and controlling costs. It reveals that many of the NASA projects being assessed have experienced challenges in developing new technologies and in managing their contractors.
ACCESSION #
58496525

 

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